DIAL

Differential Absorption Lidar

DMSP

Defense Meteorological Satellite Program

DMSP (SPO)

DMSP Systems Program Office

DOD

Department of Defense

DORIS

Doppler Orbitography and Radiopositioning Integrated by Satellite


EADM

European Atmospheric Dynamics Mission

ECMWF

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

EDR

environmental data record

EIS

Earth Information System

EMC

Environmental Modeling Center

ENVISAT

Environmental Satellite

EOS

Earth Observing System

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

ERS

European Remote Sensing satellite

ESA

European Space Agency

ESE

Earth Science Enterprise

ESSA

Environmental Science Services Administration

ESSP

Earth System Science Pathfinder

EUMETSAT

European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites

EXCOM

Executive Committee


FAA

Federal Aviation Administration


GAO

General Accounting Office

GEOS

Goddard Earth Observing System

GIFTS

Geosynchronous Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer

GIFTS-IOMI

GIFTS Indian Ocean METOC (Meteorology and Oceanography) Imager

GMES

Global Monitoring for Environmental Security

GOES

Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite

GOES-NEXT

Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite–Next Generation

GPM

Global Precipitation Measurement

GPS

Global Positioning System

GPS/MET

Global Positioning System/Meteorology

GPSOS

Global Positioning System Occultation Sensor

GRACE

Gravity and Climate Experiment

GSFC

Goddard Space Flight Center



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